Translation of "centre" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (MIDDLE) 中间 UK (US center) uk us /ˈsen.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/

the middle point or part

There was a large table in the centre of the room. 屋子中央有张大桌子。
the town centre 市中心
centre of attention

the person or thing that everyone is most interested in and pays most attention to

She's the centre of attention everywhere she goes. 她不论走到哪里都是众人瞩目的焦点。
be at the centre of sth

to be most involved in a situation

Mark was at the centre of the argument. 马克处于争论的风口浪尖上。
A social worker was at the centre of the scandal. 一位社会工作者处于这起丑闻的漩涡之中。

(Translation of “centre noun (MIDDLE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)